Holly Gibson

OSU-Newark Wins State Volleyball Title
November 1, 2005

OSU Newark

The Ohio State-Newark volleyball team won the Ohio Regional Campus state tournament Saturday, outlasting Ohio University-Chillicothe 30-20, 16-30, 30-25, 26-30, 15-13 in the championship.

OSU-Newark (26-4) defeated Miami-Middletown 30-22, 30-25, 31-29 in the semifinals.

Angela Kelley had 26 digs and was 26-of-26 serving in the two games. Amanda Wagner had 23 digs and 36-of-37 serving.

Megan DeLozier, Michelle Long and Ashley Stambaugh combined for 21 points, 41 kills and 6 blocks.

Holly Gibson was named the tournament MVP, and Melinda Willis and Kristina Nixon made the all-tournament team for the Titans, who are also the five-time defending Ohio Regional Campus Conference champions.

[Reproduced from Newark Advocate.]